Tomb Of Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana

Rahim Khane Khanam Tomb is located in Nizamuddin East, New Delhi. This Tomb belongs to Abdul Rahim Khan-i-Khanan, one of the important ministers who served during the rule of Mughal emperors Akbar and Jahangir. This tomb is located near other monuments such as Humayun’s Tomb, Tomb and Mosque of Isa Khan, Bu Halima's Tomb and Garden, Afsarwala Tomb and mosque, Arab Sarai, Nila Gumbad, Chillah Nizamuddin Aulia and Barber's Tomb. The popular Dargah of Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya is also located near this monument. The facade of this tomb is now partially dismantled as historically, Shuja Ud-Daula removed complete red stone and marble of this monument and used in the structure of Safdar Jang Tomb. The ceiling of domes in the interior of the tomb comprise beautiful abstract designs. This tomb was built by Abdul Rahim to pay tribute to his wife. On his demise, he was buried in the tomb. This monument is surrounded by lush green gardens, which are maintained by the government authority.

About Tomb Of Abdul Rahim Khan-I-Khana

Rahim Khane Khanam Tomb is located in Nizamuddin East, New Delhi. This Tomb belongs to Abdul Rahim Khan-i-Khanan, one of the important ministers who served during the rule of Mughal emperors Akbar and Jahangir. This tomb is located near other monuments such as Humayun’s Tomb, Tomb and Mosque of Isa Khan, Bu Halima's Tomb and Garden, Afsarwala Tomb and mosque, Arab Sarai, Nila Gumbad, Chillah Nizamuddin Aulia and Barber's Tomb. The popular Dargah of Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya is also located near this monument. The facade of this tomb is now partially dismantled as historically, Shuja Ud-Daula removed complete red stone and marble of this monument and used in the structure of Safdar Jang Tomb. The ceiling of domes in the interior of the tomb comprise beautiful abstract designs. This tomb was built by Abdul Rahim to pay tribute to his wife. On his demise, he was buried in the tomb. This monument is surrounded by lush green gardens, which are maintained by the government authority.

Outstanding Universal Value

The Rahim Khane Khanam Tomb was built by Abdul Rahim for his wife. Abdul Rahim, who was also known as Khan-Khanan, was later buried in the same tomb after his demise. The red sandstone and marble was later pulled out from this tomb and was further used in the structure of Humayun’s Tomb. Rahim was known for his dohas.

Monument Information

Address

Nizamuddin, Jaipur Estata, Nizamuddin East, New Delhi, Delhi 110013

How To Reach

  • Nearest Airport :Lal Indira Gandhi International Airport
  • Nearest Railway Station :Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station
  • Nearest Bus Station : Hazrat Nizamuddin Bus Stand

Opening Hours

  • Opening Time : 06:00:00 am
  • Closing Time :06:00:00 pm

Weather

  • Monsoon : Maximum: 29 °C, Minimum: 21 °C

    Summer : Maximum: 45 °C, Minimum: 25 °C

    Winter : Maximum: 13 °C, Maximum: 12 °C

    Recommended Season to Visit : Winter Season (October to November), Early Summer Season ( February to March)

Facilities available At the Monument

  • Basic amenities available

Accommodation near the monument

Contact Details

  • Dr. N.K Pathak
  • Phone: 011-24654832
  • E-mail: circledel.asi@gmail.com

Museums near monument

  • - Metro Museum, National Museum of Natural History, Madame Tussauds Delhi, National Handicrafts Design Gallery and Earth Treasures Museum

Ticket Information

Terms & Conditions

  • The e-ticket is not transferable.
  • Entry Fee is not refundable.
  • E-ticket cancellations are not permitted.
  • The Monument is open for visitors between sunrise and sunset.
  • Visitor shall be required to show photo identity proof in original at the entry to the monument.
  • Edibles are not allowed inside the monument.
  • Inflammable/dangerous/explosive articles are not allowed.
INDIAN Visitor:
Total ₹ 20
₹ 20 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
FOREIGNER Visitor:
Total ₹ 250
₹ 250 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
SAARC Visitor:
Total ₹ 20
₹ 20 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax
BIMSTEC Visitor:
Total ₹ 20
₹ 20 - by ASI as Entry fee & ₹ 0 - by ADI as Toll tax